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PMIMY Northern Branch Evening Talk (21 Aug 2019): Sharing on Changes of PMBOK Guide from Version 5 to Version 6



Sharing on Changes of PMBOK Guide from Version 5 to Version 6

Event Date

21 Aug 2019 (Wednesday)

(Evening talk : 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm)

Light Refreshment will be serve before the Evening Talk.


2 PDUs 


  • Members: RM30
  • Non-Members: RM40


Diane Dukes

Speaker Brief

Diane Dukes, PMP, LSSBB, MBA, is a veteran project manager and lean six sigma black belt, LSSBB, with a proven track record of leading corporate change through global project teams.  She began her career working for the Japanese company, KAO, leading projects to obtain ISO 9000 certification.  She then spent over a decade as an engineer and program manager at Hewlett Packard driving change through continuous improvement techniques in R&D, Supplies and Operations.  Most recently, she managed multiple web-development projects using Agile PM tools and techniques at one of the few Umbraco Gold partners in the USA.

Diane obtained her PMP® Certification in June of 2018 to the sixth edition of the PMBOK® Guide and has partnered with the current PMBOK® Guide - Sixth Edition chairperson to communicate changes from the Fifth Edition. Currently, Diane is enjoying life in Penang as an expat with her husband and two children sponsored by Hewlett Packard.

Linkedin : http://www.linkedin.com/in/dianemdukes


This session provides an overview of PMBOK Guide:

  1. What is PMBOK Guide?

  2. Why PMBOK Guide is very important material in project management.

  3. An introduction to PMBOK Guide Version 6.

Learning takeaways

The participants will be able to :

  1. Understand the components of PMBOK Guide.

  2. Understand the impact of PMBOK Guide in project mangement for Project Manager.

  3. Understand the reason for changes in PMBOK Guide from Version 5 to Version 6.

Target Audience

Project Managers, Project Planners, Schedulers, Project Team Members, Students


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Type of activity: Evening Talk

Date: 21 August 2019

Hour: 18:30 to 21:00

Number of PDUs: 2.0


Members: RM30.00

Non members: RM40.00

Students: RM15.00


Conference Hall - School of Housing, Building & Planning, University Sains Malaysia, Penang

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